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Hakea Juvenile Facility (2013)

  • Hakea juvenile facility 2013

    Hakea juvenile facility 2013, courtesy of Office of the Inspector of Custodial Services, Directed Review into an Incident at Banksia Hill Detention Centre on 20 January 2013 (p.102).
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From
2013
To
2013
Categories
Juvenile Justice Centre
Alternative Names
  • Hakea JF (also known as)

Hakea Juvenile Facility opened in early 2013 in the adult Hakea Prison in Canning Vale. It accommodated 73 male detainees aged between 14-18 transferred from the Banksia Hill Detention Centre after a riot at the youth facility. By late October 2013, all the youth detainees had been transferred back to the Banksia Hill Detention Centre.

Details

From 21 January until 4 February 2013 the young men from Banksia Hill Detention Centre were housed in Unit 5 at Hakea Prison. On 4 February, Units 11 and 12 at Hakea Prison were gazetted as a detention centre, which was subsequently known as Hakea Juvenile Facility (or 'Hakea JF').

Events

21 January 2013 - 4 February 2013
Location - Young men were transferred from Banksia Hill Detention Centre to Unit 5 of Hakea Prison, Canning Vale.. Location: Canning Vale
4 February 2013 - October 2013
Location - The Hakea Juvenile Facility was located in Units 11 and 12 of Hakea Prison, Canning Vale.. Location: Canning vale

Related Organisations

Publications

Online Resources

  • 'Banksia Hill Directed Review: Post Incident Management Review Paper, 07 August 2013; The Management of Young Women and Girls at Banksia Hill Detention Centre : Report No.86, December 2013, p.iv.; Directed Review into an Incident at Banksia Hill Detention Centre on 20 January 2013 : Report No.85, August 2013, pp.ix, 2.', Reports and Publications, Office of the Inspector of Custodial Services, Perth, Western Australia, 2001, http://www.oics.wa.gov.au/reports/. Details

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Hakea juvenile facility 2013
Title
Hakea juvenile facility 2013
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Date
2013
Source
Office of the Inspector of Custodial Services, Directed Review into an Incident at Banksia Hill Detention Centre on 20 January 2013 (p.102)

Details

Sources used to compile this entry: 'Banksia Hill Directed Review: Post Incident Management Review Paper, 07 August 2013; The Management of Young Women and Girls at Banksia Hill Detention Centre : Report No.86, December 2013, p.iv; Directed Review into an Incident at Banksia Hill Detention Centre on 20 January 2013 : Report No.85, August 2013, pp.ix, 2.', Reports and Publications, Office of the Inspector of Custodial Services, Perth, Western Australia, 2001, http://www.oics.wa.gov.au/reports/.

Prepared by: Debra Rosser